How does elkhart community schools contact parents? Elkhart Community Schools also uses SchoolMessenger, a program that aids us in contacting parents with messages about school, including closings and delays. Parents are able to set their preferences to receive text alerts, emails and phone calls for a variety of subject matters through School Messenger.What software does elkhart community schools use? PowerSchool is used district-wide and updated in real time. Elkhart Community Schools also uses SchoolMessenger, a program that aids us in contacting parents with messages about school, including closings and delays.What is the elkhart strategic plan? It is our goal to engage not only children in the educational process, but also parents and the community. In the fall of 2015, Elkhart Community Schools embarked on the development of a strategic plan designed to guide the direction of the district from 2017-2022.What are elkhart career center and pace preschool hours? Elkhart Area Career Center hours are 8:15am to 11:00am for AM classes; 12:00pm to 2:45pm for PM classes. PACE Preschool hours vary by classroom. For hours and additional information, visit our PACE Preschool page.